United Learning

  • Accrington
Sport & Leisure Duty Officer

Salary £20475 (FTE)

Academy Sports and Leisure, based at Accrington Academy, are looking for a dynamic individual with a passion for delivering high standards of customer service, along with a ‘can do’ flexible approach and the drive to succeed as part of an effective team.

You will play a major role in the continuing development of our sport and leisure programme which includes; a fitness suite, swimming pool, sports hall, 3G floodlit pitches, grass pitches, dance studio, climbing wall, classrooms and conference facilities.

The successful applicant must have a proven track record of being able to lead, manage and motivate their team in order to support the day to day operation of the facility. They must be able to work shifts that generally will be between 4pm and 10pm and weekends from 7.30am to 5.15pm.

The successful applicant must have previous experience in a leisure supervisory position, or have significant previous leisure club assistant experience (2 years minimum) and looking for their first Duty Manager role.

Essential Requirements:-

Excellent standard of numeracy and literacy.

Excellent level of spoken and written English.

To be smart and well presented.

To be passionate about delivering the very best leisure facility experience for all our members and customers alike.

Computer literacy.

Experience of administration tasks.

Willingness to support with assisting school events, external bookings and any other task relevant to the delivery of an excellent service.

Hours of work are to be arranged but are likely to be between 20 and 30 hours per week. Rate of pay £10.50 per hour.

If you would like to discuss this job informally please contact

Closing Date: Friday 20th April 2018

Proposed Interview Date: Friday 27th April 2018